09 August-- “Displaced, unjustly persecuted and massacred by government troops and paramilitaries because in the defense of their ancestral lands they are branded as rebels, members of the New People’s Army.

8 August 2016 - The Gabriela Women's Party list commended the righteous step taken by the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) under the helm of Secretary Judy Taguiwalo to immediately stop the practice of political patronage in accessing the assistance programs and projects o

6 August 2016 - The Gabriela Women’s Party again filed “An Act Strengthening Compliance with Occupational Safety and Health Standards and Providing Penalties for Violations Thereof” as the 17th Congress opened this month, and called out on President Duterte, who ran on a strongly pro-labor platfo

03 August 2016-- Advocates and lobby groups today joined Gabriela Women’s Party in filing House Bill 2380 pushing for the legislation of divorce in the Philippines. This is the fourth time that the women’s group is filing the measure since it was first filed during the 13th Congress in 2005.

Gabriela Women’s Party Representative Arlene Brosas today appealed for members of Congress to shelve proposals to lower the minimum age of criminal responsibility.

2 August 2016 - The Gabriela Women’s Party welcomes the passage of Republic Act 10911 which prohibits employers from using age as basis for qualifying job applicants or firing and retiring ageing workers.

Gabriela Women’s Party decried today the indiscriminate strafing of wedding guests in Sitio Tibugawan, Bgy Kawayan, San Fernando, Bukidnon allegedly perpetrated by the paramilitary group, New Indigenous People’s Army (NIPAR) backed by the 8th IB Philippine Army last July 30.

Gabriela partylist legislators welcomed the President Duterte's State of the Nation Address for his bold policy initiatives to extend the hand of peace to revolutionary forces engaged in conflict with the state.

24 July 2016 - Gabriela solons today said the Freedom of Information Order signed by President Rodrigo Duterte on the eve of his first State of the Nation Address is a laudable significant first step to address the lack of transparency in government policies and transactions.

23 July 2016 - Gabriela Women's Party called on President Rodrigo Duterte to certify as urgent the bill to end contractual labor and push for the rights and welfare of Filipino women workers before he delivers his State of the Nation Address on Monday.

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